the object have a title by which it is known and might be identified
(e.g., The Scream)?
title of an object is a word or phrase by which the object is
known and may be identified. An object may be given a title either
at the time of its creation or at a later date. Some objects are
known by more than one title, e.g., Las Meninas (artists
title) and the Maids of Honor (popular title). Moreover,
the title by which an object is known in one country may be different
from that of its country of origin (e.g., Skrik and The
is sometimes physically part of an object (e.g., carved or cast
into the base of a statue, or engraved onto an etching). In these
cases the title should also be recorded under Inscriptions
may or may not indicate the subject matter depicted or represented.
For example, the title A Pool Surrounded by Trees indicates
the subject matter depicted, but Number 14 does not. Thus,
the former should also be recorded under Subject.